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Security and Communication Networksopen access



Universities and research institutions in Egypt

Subject Area and Category


Hindawi Limited



Publication type



19390122, 19390114





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Security and Communication Networks is part of an exciting new pilot partnership between Wiley and Hindawi. From 1st January 2017, the journal will become fully open access. Security and Communication Networks will remain a Wiley title but will be published and hosted by Hindawi, and will benefit from Hindawi’s experience and expertise in publishing open access titles. Security and Communication Networks will continue to undergo a rigorous peer review process ensuring that quality remains high. Manuscripts submitted on or after 16 June 2016 and accepted for publication will be published as open access articles, immediately free to read, download and share. Authors or their funder will be required to pay an Article Publication Charge upon acceptance. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Computer Networks and Communications2010Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2011Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2012Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2013Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2014Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2015Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2016Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2017Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2018Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2019Q2
Information Systems2010Q4
Information Systems2011Q3
Information Systems2012Q4
Information Systems2013Q4
Information Systems2014Q3
Information Systems2015Q3
Information Systems2016Q3
Information Systems2017Q3
Information Systems2018Q3
Information Systems2019Q2

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.939
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.874
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.910
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.997
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.150
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.269
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.595
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.479
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.914
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.939
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.874
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.910
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.916
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.352
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.604
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.527
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.452
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.939
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.874
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.834
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.903
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.305
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.366
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.654
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.336
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.036
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.500
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20090
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20113
Self Cites201216
Self Cites201330
Self Cites201478
Self Cites201590
Self Cites2016211
Self Cites201748
Self Cites2018101
Self Cites201966
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201046
Total Cites201176
Total Cites2012182
Total Cites2013251
Total Cites2014434
Total Cites2015642
Total Cites20161126
Total Cites20171580
Total Cites20181770
Total Cites20192133
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20090
External Cites per document20100.918
External Cites per document20110.839
External Cites per document20120.830
External Cites per document20130.807
External Cites per document20140.965
External Cites per document20151.162
External Cites per document20161.303
External Cites per document20171.480
External Cites per document20181.722
External Cites per document20192.376
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.939
Cites per document20110.874
Cites per document20120.910
Cites per document20130.916
Cites per document20141.176
Cites per document20151.352
Cites per document20161.604
Cites per document20171.527
Cites per document20181.827
Cites per document20192.452
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20103
Non-citable documents20118
Non-citable documents201215
Non-citable documents201318
Non-citable documents201416
Non-citable documents201519
Non-citable documents201618
Non-citable documents201725
Non-citable documents201818
Non-citable documents201928
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201049
Citable documents201187
Citable documents2012200
Citable documents2013274
Citable documents2014369
Citable documents2015475
Citable documents2016702
Citable documents20171035
Citable documents2018969
Citable documents2019870
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20090
Uncited documents201032
Uncited documents201156
Uncited documents2012116
Uncited documents2013164
Uncited documents2014188
Uncited documents2015241
Uncited documents2016309
Uncited documents2017491
Uncited documents2018406
Uncited documents2019303
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201020
Cited documents201139
Cited documents201299
Cited documents2013128
Cited documents2014197
Cited documents2015253
Cited documents2016411
Cited documents2017569
Cited documents2018581
Cited documents2019595
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